Sep 11, 2012 6:00am PDT
and took it from fbi computers. >> today we know that claim is not true. scott mcgrew has been looking into this. >> good morning, jon. good morning, laura. we first told you about these claims last week. the theft of what hackers said were 12 million numbers called udid, unique to apple products. those hackers loosely associated with anonymous said the numbers came from a stolen fbi laptop. turns out they did not. a company in florida called blued to that works with ipad said they lost the numbers, not the fbi, and it was far less data than hackers were claiming. some of those same hackers are this morning claiming responsibility for yesterday's failure of the internet service godaddy. it's best known for its commercials. godaddy assigns names to and hosts websites. it was knocked offline monday afternoon after a short time. >>> hey, you remember this on sunday, the old how heavy is the president, let's find out with a giant hug? there we go, he's not heavy. funny video, kind of sweet really. a pizza parlor owner, a republican, by the way, so excited to meet the president he kind of f
Sep 16, 2012 8:00am PDT
's an fbi investigation that's ongoing and we look to that investigation to give us the definitive word as to what transpired. but putting together the best information that we have available to us today, our current assessment is that what happened in benghazi was, in fact, initially a spontaneous reaction to what had just transpired hours before in cairo, almost a copycat of the demonstrations against our facility in cairo, which were prompted, of course, by the video. what we think then transpired in benghazi is that opportunistic extremist elements came to the consulate as this was unfolding. they came with heavy weapons, which unfortunately, are readily available in postrevolutionary libya. and it escalated into a much more violent episode. obviously, that's our best judgment now. we'll await the results of the investigation, and the president has been very clear we'll work with the libyan authorities to bring those responsible to justice. >> was there a failure here that this administration is responsible for, whether it's an intelligence failure, a failure to see this coming, or
Sep 26, 2012 5:00am PDT
. fbi agents were doing what they call a site survey. it was the area where the remains of several victims were found earlier this year. no actual digging took place but agents used a backhoe to investigate the soil. two men were arrested for several murders in the 1980s. last month, he was escorted out of the prison to actually try to pinpoint the location of more remains. >>> there was a high speed shootout. police are looking for the gunman that shut down interstate 580 in castro valley. "today in the bay's" christy smith is live near where that shooting happened. what did you hear? >> reporter: good morning. a sheriff spokesperson says they're asking for the public's help because they haven't been able to speak with anyone who was involved in the actual shooting even though there was gunfire out there on the freeway on interstate 580 last night. and they found a burgundy ford taurus abandoned on the side of the road westbound on 580 in castro valley. the shooting happened last night after 7:00. that car taken into evidence. it may have paper plates on it. investigators tell me.
Sep 28, 2012 7:00am PDT
michigan, to giants stadium in new jersey, and to a farm outside detroit where in 2006 the fbi raised a 3,000 foot barn and dug under it. once the leader of the teamsters, the nash's largest union, his connection with organized crime kept him in hot water. >> i believe the stories that hoffa was in a power struggle. i believe hoffa was killed by organized crime figures. >> reporter: that possibility could explain the informant's long silence. >> i mean, he is terrified. i could hear his voice tremble yesterday when i talked to him. >> reporter: could this be where the search for hoffa ends? >> we are investigating it as a cold case homicide. that's been our focus since the beginning. if it somehow happens to be mr. hoffa, great, it will end a major mystery. >> reporter: police say the work here will take about two hours. they're going to take that core soil sample, send it to a forensic anthropologist at michigan state university. if the examination of that soil sample turns up evidence of remains, then they'll start digging. willie? >> john yang, thanks so much. 7:20. here is savannah. >